Front-end JavaScript Developer

As a Front-end JavaScript Developer, you will be a critical member of a growing team with opportunities to learn and advance your career. This role will be part of an Agile team and will work directly with federal clients to develop high quality products that delight users and address important business needs. The Front-end JavaScript Developer will develop, test and support applications impacting millions of people across the country.


The ideal candidate will engage in every phase of the delivery lifecycle from user story identification, design, development, test, deployment and support. This role will leverage modern open-source development stacks in the cloud to address evolving customer goals and objectives. We are seeking candidates with various levels of development experience to join our team.


Embrace and demonstrate the VerticalApps Core Values:

  1. Be Proactive

  2. Lead by Service

  3. Grow Through Learning

  4. Trust Through Transparency

  5. Think Big Picture

  • Use modern open-source JavaScript frameworks and related libraries to build customer-facing applications.

  • Work with designers to turn mockups into responsive web apps.

  • Write automated tests for front-end app code.

  • Integrate with REST APIs to post and read data from the front-end.

  • Work in a DevSecOps and cloud-based Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) environment to deliver high quality apps faster.

  • Collaborate within a cross-functional Agile team through multiple iterations.

  • Champion the use of Agile principles and practices to build a culture of trust, continuous improvement, and delivery within the team.

  • Actively participate in all Agile ceremonies.

  • Ensure compliance with customer and VerticalApps policies & procedures, safety, state, and federal laws, regulations, and standards.

Responsibilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers and Agile team members.

  • Able to adjust quickly to changing priorities and execute in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to refine requirements into development tasks.

  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • High-level of flexibility, creativity, and innovation.

  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude while working under pressure.

  • Ability to deliver multiple tasks and responsibilities.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Able to meet federal contract requirements including US citizenship and suitability clearance.

  • Bachelor’s degree.

  • Minimum 3 years web development work experience preferred.

  • Experience with at least two JavaScript frameworks or libraries: AngularJS, React, Express, Vue.js, Ember.js, etc.

  • Experience in automated testing.

  • Proficient in using JSON, HTML, CSS/SASS.

  • Experience using GitHub, Docker, Jenkins and deploying to AWS.

  • Experience implementing US Web Design Standards and/or Google Material Design desired.

  • Experience adhering to Section 508 Accessibility standards desired.

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